MacArthur Fellows Program Overview


Subject:
Poetry , Awards

Description:
Commonly known as the "genius grants," this MacArthur Foundation program "awards unrestricted fellowships to talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction." Fellows have included "scientists, historians, poets and novelists, artists and composers, and people working in public service." Read biographies of current recipients of the grants, and browse lists of fellows back to 1981.

Publisher:
MacArthur Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.macfound.org/programs/fel/fel_overview.htm


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